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Roger Federer is the Best (Blue) Clay Player in the World

Posted on 13 May, 2012, by in Tennis

Look Out, Tennis World. Roger Federer clinched his first clay title since winning the Roland Garros in 2009. That year he also won the Madrid Open for the first time, predicting the good things to come. Blue clay, Red Clay, doesn’t matter. After beating Tomas Berdych, Federer climbs back to #2 spot on the ATP rankings at the expense of Rafael Nadal. More

Mayweather vs Pacquiao – The Bob Arum Solution

Posted on 13 May, 2012, by in Boxing

Since Floyd Mayweather won an impressive unanimous decision against Miguel Cotto to claim the WBA Light Middleweight title, two things have been discussed – Whether this was Mayweather’s last professional boxing fight & how can a fight with Manny Pacquiao come into existence. More

Floyd Mayweather, Bigger PPV Draw Than Manny Pacquiao?

Posted on 12 May, 2012, by in Boxing

Floyd Mayweather has more haters than actual fans, but that doesn’t make him any less interesting. Buoyed by facing Miguel Cotto, a highly followed fighter by his own rights, the Mayweather – Cotto fight brought in over 1.5 million viewers on PPV, generating over $94 million on the night. More

A Terrible Madrid Masters For Rafael Nadal

Posted on 11 May, 2012, by in Tennis

Rafael Nadal doesn’t like losing and isn’t used to it, especially on clay. Last season’s dropped Masters against Novak Djokovic were a one time blemish for him, and eventually, didn’t matter that much after he won the Roland Garros. But this week in Madrid has brought out a side of Nadal we didn’t really think we’d see. More

Amir Khan Looking For a New Opponent Now That the Peterson Fight is Cancelled

Posted on 10 May, 2012, by in Boxing

Amir Khan won’t be fighting Lamont Peterson on May 19 because of a positive drug test that Peterson took back in March turned out to be positive. No hearing was done, but Peterson did admit he took the banned substance, which quickly led to cancelling the fight and for Amir Khan to look for a new fight on June 30. More

The Consistency of Zanetti and Inconsistency of Del Piero’s Hair Styles

Posted on 10 May, 2012, by in Miscellaneous

Javier Zanetti has been with Intter for 17 years. He has still yet to change his hair style from the mid 1990′s. Alessandro Del Piero has been with Juventus since 1993. He has yet to show up to each new season with the same hair style from the previous year. More

Novak Djokovic Hates the Madrid Smurf Turf as Well

Posted on 9 May, 2012, by in Tennis

Novak Djokovic is no different from Rafael Nadal when it comes to his hate for the new Blue Clay, nicknamed ‘Smurf Turf’ at the Madrid Open. The change the organizers made in order to help TV viewers with identifying the ball has clearly not been taken well by the players, who have blasted the decision in every opportunity they got. More

Khan – Peterson Fight in Jeopardy; Peterson Tests Positive for Banned Substance

Posted on 8 May, 2012, by in Boxing

Amir Khan is supposed to get his rematch against Lamont Peterson on May 19; A chance to win back his Light Welterweight belts and to put the division once and for all behind him with a win over an opponent he feels superior to. An opponent he feels he actually beat in their first fight, back in December. An opponent who has tested positive for performance enhancing drugs. More

Juan Ignacio Chela Presents 10 Ways You Know You’re a WTA Tour Player

Posted on 8 May, 2012, by in Tennis

Juan Ignacio Chela, the 32 year old Argentinian player, currently ranked 32nd in the world, isn’t about to win any major titles in the near future. In fact, he’s never won anything but six tournaments on the 250 series. So why not have some fun and piss off the women players with a rather funny list, directing most of the malice at Maria Sharapova, if you read between the lines? More

Harvard Baseball Players ‘Cover’ Carly Rae Jepsen’s Call Me Maybe

Posted on 7 May, 2012, by in Miscellaneous

Harvard isn’t all about studying. You can also come up with an idea while studying and become a social media mogul. Or, you can pass the time between tests with some sports. Not just basketball and try to become the next Jeremy Lin. Baseball, and having fun while in the van, touring, is an option as well. More